Artisan Systems Training

Even though our products have the reputation as some of the best in the industry, we know that any great project is only as good as the hands that install it. That’s why Surecrete invests heavily into conducting product and installation training throughout our distribution network. From full on product “systems” training to helpful tricks of the trade, our classes bring value to all involved.

Artisan Overlay Systems

Artisan Wall Finishes

Artisan Castings and Elements

Artisan Training Trans4loor Epoxy

Artisan Overlay Systems

This 2 day course provides a start to finish overview of installing cement based overlays to existing interior floors and exterior slabs. Topics and products include:

Topics and products include:

  • Installing a smooth floor veneer using MicroTek
  • Spray Finishes both interior and exterior slabs using SureSpray combined with colors and custom stencil designs
  • Creating the look of stamped and textured Concrete with Surestamp.
  • All the basics from crack repair, patching, surface prep, product selection and protective final seal.

Artisan Systems – Interior Flooring

Artisan Systems – Exterior Slabs

Artisan Wall Finishes

Let’s go Vertical!!!
This class takes students through a guided hands on experience that focuses on the latest trend in the decorative concrete industry…Wall Finishes.

Topics and products include:

  • Interior wall finishes over sheet rock featuring SC MicroTek
  • Creating a stunning 3D wall detail with SC Wallspray
  • Dramatic sculpted and textured walls for both interior and exterior applications using SC Wallstamp.

Artisan Systems – Wall Finishes

artisan castings and elements

A 2 day class that provides the essentials for creating 3D castings utilizing a full line up of Surecrete products and materials. After taking this class, students will have the essentials for the following:

Topics and products include:

  • Forming and pouring cast-in-place countertops with ProCast
  • Forming and pouring a wide range of projects utilizing XS Precast
  • Specialty color and veining techniques
  • Proper sealer and protection
  • The MUST knows about selling these kinds of projects.

Artisan Systems – Concrete Casting

Artisan Training Trans4loor Epoxy

Get in on the latest new product innovation from SureCrete…class details coming soon!!!

Trainers

Kip Morris

Hard to think that a man this easy going and easy-speaking could be both a professional wrestler and a concrete dynamo, but Kip is just that.

Having worked with concrete since the early 90’s; pouring, refurbishing and forming, Kip found his calling as a territory manager and training rep teaching real concrete solutions made real simple; easy techniques for concrete laying, forming and refurbishing.

Check out his YouTube series , “Kip’s Tips” featuring simple and realistic concrete transformations here:

Grant Farrell

How does passion for flat concrete work turn into a love affair with decorative concrete? Grant will tell you!

After 11 years of countless projects with large-scale flatwork concrete, Grant fell in love with decorative concrete and started his own business beautifying concrete by stamping, stain, grind and polish.

A passion lasting more than 20 years, Grant continues to educate himself at various shows and events, and even has his own YouTube series called “Grant’s Rants”, devoted to identifying and solving common concrete problems.

Check out his YouTube channel here

Chris Becker

The man with the plan; plenty who claim this attritube, but Chris Becker is one of the rare few who truly lives it. Chris leads the creative and training team at Fenix Group, utlilizing a 30 year background in concrete restoration and architectural concrete installations; including many years running his own design/ build firm.
Having installed numerous award winning projects throughout the United States. and Canada, Chris has redirected that experience into helping educate contractors into realizing their full potential as artisans and independent business owners.

Bill John

The epitomie of the “never stops cement head”- Bill has been a laborer, foreman, installer, business owner and territory sales rep with more than 40 years in the concrete industry.
Whether it’s residential, light commercial, masonry or heavy commercial, Bill has seen it all and has a lot to contribute to the decorative and commercial concrete knowledge base.
Armed with a Master CM/FC certificate, a long duration as a serving board member for the Minnesota Concrete Council, and regular attendee of multiple concrete conferences throughout the country, Bill continues to help contractors in the field to develop and implement real-world concrete solutions.
EVENTS CALENDAR
Now booking classes for Fall/Winter 2021 and Spring 2022

Concrete Stain Colors – Solid and Semi Transparent – 250 Stained Concrete Colors

What ever you project project entails, Surecrete design products has virtually unlimited solid concrete stain colors available. Through our exclusive on-demand tinting system, Surecrete can provide just about any color you can imagine. All of our colors are made to be UV stable and are manufactured to withstand the harshest weather conditions including, heavy traffic, freeze-thaw conditions, and high heat climate areas.